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Two robbed at gunpoint near downtown Palo Alto

A man and woman walking near downtown Palo Alto were robbed at gunpoint Tuesday night, Palo Alto police said. The victims...

Original post made by resident on Jan. 23, 2013
Last comment by JeffExexia, 0 hours ago | 42 comments | 4762 Views


Motorcycle vs. bicycle collision sends one to hospital

A bicyclist suffered major injuries in a collision with a motorcyclist on Page Mill Road in Palo Alto this morning, police...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2017
Last comment by john_alderman, on Sep 14, 2017 at 11:05 am | 32 comments | 7499 Views


Swastika-like symbol drawn outside Stanford residence hall

A swastika-like symbol found outside a Stanford University residence hall earlier this month could be linked to others found...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2017
Last comment by Been Here Before, on Sep 12, 2017 at 1:50 pm | 6 comments | 2343 Views


Man gets 50 years to life for 2015 murder in East Palo Alto

A Stockton man who was convicted of shooting and killing a 31-year-old East Palo Alto resident in October 2015 was sentenced...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2017
Last comment by Aisha , on Sep 8, 2017 at 8:13 pm | 1 comment | 2152 Views


Woman attacked in Homer Avenue tunnel

A downtown Palo Alto businesswoman walking through the Homer Avenue underpass at Alma Street was attacked by a man on Tuesday...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2017
Last comment by john_alderman, on Sep 8, 2017 at 5:32 pm | 41 comments | 6506 Views


Palo Alto native killed in train-vehicle crash

A 29-year-old Palo Alto native died early Tuesday morning when his Volkswagen was struck by a train traveling through Redwood...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2017
Last comment by Kapella, on Sep 8, 2017 at 5:56 am | 4 comments | 6669 Views


Unsolved 1986 murder could be reopened

The unsolved murder of a 27-year-old Palo Alto woman who was found in an Illinois cornfield 31 years ago could be reopened,...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2017
Last comment by Hermia, on Sep 5, 2017 at 5:04 pm | 3 comments | 4011 Views


Behind the Headlines: District investigates sexual assault; Saving Buena Vista

The Weekly's reporters delve into the Palo Alto school district's response to multiple sexual-assault accusations against...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2436 Views


Car crashes into garage in south Palo Alto

A Palo Alto woman narrowly missed being struck by a car that crashed into her garage in order to avoid hitting a motorcyclist...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2017
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Sep 3, 2017 at 1:51 am | 21 comments | 7489 Views


Jury convicts 'Sunny Day' defendant for 2012 murder

A Menlo Park man who was part of the 2014 "Sunny Day" gang arrests] in San Mateo County was convicted of murder and special...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2017
Last comment by Someone Has 2 Stand Up, on Sep 1, 2017 at 10:12 pm | 1 comment | 11951 Views


100+ room hotel at Stanford Shopping Center?

A 100-plus room hotel is part of a major expansion plan for the Stanford Shopping Center, most likely situated along El Camino...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2017
There are no comments yet. 4429 Views


Police: Plotted collision leads to strong-arm robbery

A woman was targeted in a strong-arm robbery Monday morning, when two people followed her, purposely collided into her car...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2017
Last comment by Mark Silverman, on Aug 31, 2017 at 11:37 am | 6 comments | 3489 Views


Man seriously injured from 30-foot fall into creek bed

An elderly man suffered serious injuries after he fell 30 feet down into a dry creek bed along the San Francisquito Creek...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2017
Last comment by Midtown guy, on Aug 29, 2017 at 12:12 pm | 4 comments | 3403 Views


Man arraigned for East Palo Alto shootings

A 31-year-old man who fatally shot another man in East Palo Alto after an argument over a woman in July 2015 was arraigned...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2017
Last comment by M. Driscoll, on Aug 25, 2017 at 11:26 am | 1 comment | 4613 Views


Man shoplifts Champagne from Mollie Stone's

Palo Alto police are investigating a petty theft at Mollie Stone's market on Monday, when eight bottles of Champagne were...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2017
Last comment by stanford student, on Aug 24, 2017 at 6:16 pm | 2 comments | 2152 Views


Man wanted for purse robbery at Stanford Shopping Center

Palo Alto police are looking for a man wanted for robbing a woman of her purse at Stanford Shopping Center on Sunday. He...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2017
Last comment by Stanford Shopper, on Aug 22, 2017 at 6:28 pm | 9 comments | 3615 Views


Brock Turner judge responds to recall

Aaron Persky, the Santa Clara County judge who is facing a recall after his controversial sentencing of former Stanford University...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2017
Last comment by A Noun Ea Mus, on Aug 22, 2017 at 3:55 am | 66 comments | 6864 Views


Menlo man fakes police lights with cellphone app

A 23-year-old Menlo Park man was arrested Monday night for allegedly impersonating a police officer by using a cellphone...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2011
Last comment by david endliss yes the one from this article, on Aug 19, 2017 at 7:34 am | 7 comments | 2522 Views


East Palo Alto's murders this year: zero

For the first time in decades East Palo Alto has had no murders this year, police Chief Albert Pardini said this week. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2017
Last comment by JustAGirl, on Aug 8, 2017 at 9:45 pm | 32 comments | 15018 Views


Pair caught in middle of home burglary arrested

Two men caught by a resident in the middle of a home burglary in Palo Alto's Midtown neighborhood were arrested after a short...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2017
Last comment by BV, on Aug 8, 2017 at 8:50 pm | 3 comments | 3490 Views
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